Friends

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Choose Friends Wisely

Choose Friends Wisely Guest blog is written by Jeffrey Dean.  Jeffrey Dean, aka, JD is a motivation speaker and has spoken to over 3 million teens.  He is also an ordained pastor, counselor, and author. NOTE: This is his column Choose Friends Wisely which appeared in Forward & Direction Magazines, Summer 2015. When I met Jason, he was seen as a…

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Falling In Love With Your Best Friend

Friendships are one of life’s greatest joys, with it we find someone we can share our heart with — someone who understands and accepts us just the way we are. It is a tremendous gift when we can have deep friendship with someone from the opposite sex. There is so much to learn and respect…

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Just Say Hi

In high school, in the mornings, on the way to my locker, while everyone else was hanging out talking to each other, I noticed this girl, always sitting alone in her homeroom classroom..every morning, just sitting by herself.  I had no idea who she was; I had been at the same high school and with…

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How To Give Good Advice

HOW TO GIVE GOOD ADVICE I am always encouraged by the number of people who reach out to me asking how they can help their friends. I often direct them to my blog because they can find advice to pass along on many different subjects. Related Posts: 9 Tips For Being A Great Friend 3 Keys…

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How To Make Friends

The Effort is Well Worth the Reward Some people find making friends to be a very difficult task. It doesn’t have to be, but it does require patience, love, and commitment. I often say on my radio show, Dawson McAllister Live, that it is incredibly valuable to have good friends. Friends will enrich your life…